German translation of 'pence'
- of penny
Example Sentences Including 'pence'
Owen and I paid the woman at the entrance twenty pence and became youth club members for the night.MUSIC FOR BOYS (2003)
Then, from his other pocket, he found twenty pence in loose change.The Third Class Genie
And the point I want to make is how very little pounds, shillings, and pence have to do with all this.HUMAN VOICES (2003)
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Word forms: (coins) pennies or (sum) pence, pence , (Münzen), pennies, (coins) pennies or (sum) pence, plural
⇒ it costs 50 pence
es kostet 50 Pence
⇒ to count or watch the pennies
auf den Pfennig sehen
⇒ magpies are two or ten a penny in this area
Elstern gibt es in dieser Gegend jede Menge
⇒ he keeps turning up like a bad penny(informal)
der taucht immer wieder auf (inf)
⇒ to spend a penny(British, informal)
mal eben verschwinden (inf)
⇒ the penny dropped(informal)
der Groschen ist gefallen (inf)
Example Sentences Including 'penny'
And then something in the girl's expression had made the penny drop.LOST SUMMER (2002)
Maybe enough to pay off Moroni's entire loan, all of it, down to the last penny.Final Resort
He'd always said he wouldn't, though he wouldn't spend a penny to fix them up either.LOST SUMMER (2002)
Translation of pence from the Collins English to German Dictionary